Leadership Landmines Book

The working guide empowering managers by teaching them what to avoid to get others to align and follow their lead


Define goals and metrics critical to long term success.

Gain clarity on what to avoid to inspire others to follow.

Build stronger leaders to increase the success of your business.


LaShanya and her team embody the talent, intelligence, and endless proven strategies to turn managers into leaders.
— David Samuel Chief Information Officer, Eversheds Sutherland US


Every leader needs the most current and effective tools for personal and professional growth



This book explores the specific principles behind successful leaders, and the landmines you must avoid along the way. Unlike most books on leadership, this makes cutting edge principle practical through excerpts from interviews with executives who understand these landmines all too well, and have applied the principles in this book to realize their own success.

These principles are not what you learned in school - they build on the foundation taught by the most respected institutions in order to create a durable model that can stand the test of time.

This book is designed to teach you once and for all what to avoid to get others to follow your lead.


Learn the essential principles that other leaders are using to effectively grow their teams and their businesses.

Meet the Author

Achieving a high performance organization is impossible without effective communication and leadership. Communication breakdowns lead to confusion, low employee engagement, and costly business mistakes that hurt bottom line financial results.

LaShanya Aikerson understands this all too well. After over twenty years as an engineer, staff employee, supervisor, and manager, LaShanya understands firsthand the challenges organizations face and now provides access to this knowledge through Leadership Landmines Book.

LaShanya Aikerson, president and CEO of Aikerson Consulting Group, Inc., is a highly sought after trainer, certified speaker, coach, and meeting facilitator. LaShanya attended Harvard University for Executive education – Organizational Change and Innovation, Northwestern University (Kellogg) for her MBA degree and Bradley University for her Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. She is credentialed in: DISC certified, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) qualified, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) certified, Professional Trainer certified, Management Consultant certified, Six Sigma (green belt) certified, and more.

LaShanya is a master communicator who backs up her content and knowledge with practical and interactive techniques.
— Jaime Swindell President, Dominion Group LLC

LaShanya is the real deal. Beyond her vast education and experiential credentials I’ve seen her perform in the real world. I’ve seen the results and transformations she’s structured and inspired in peoples lives and careers. Her passion and sincerity complete the equation.
— James Ziegler CSP, HSG

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Official book launch September 2019

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